Women in Science: Jane Goodall: Primatologist and UN Messenger of Peace, 1st Edition

  • Megan Mitchell
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502623161
  • ISBN-13: 9781502623164
  • DDC: 599.8092
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Jane Goodall is perhaps best known for significant research into primate behavior, but she is also an influential animal rights and environmental activist. This text excavates Goodall’s life and work, allowing students to better understand the field of primatology and Goodall’s contributions to this field. Through ample use of primary sources and field-specific context, students will learn about one of the most influential women in science today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Jane Goodall at the Peak.
1: A Naturalist is Born.
2: Jane Goodall's Times.
3: Jane Goodall's Field of Study.
4: Contemporaries, Criticisms, and Controversies.
5: Jane Goodall's Impact and Legacy.
Further Information.
About the Author.